Full Program: PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode Nov. 12, 2016
198504198503PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode Nov. 12, 2016On this edition for Saturday, Nov. 12, protests against President-Elect Donald Trump continue in cities across the country, and the latest from Iraq in the battle for Mosul. Also, looking ahead to the top priorities of a Trump administration, and predicting the outcome of the election without polls. Alison Stewart anchors from New York.2016-11-12 16:42:00disabled23658900358VQLuQiBVyI200209Why Mattis and Trump might be an 'awkward fit'Who is James “Mad Dog” Mattis, the president-elect’s choice for secretary of defense? Judy Woodruff sits down with two who know the retired general well: Michael Gordon of The New York Times and Steve Simon, a former national security council staffer in the Obama administration. They discuss why Mattis is an 'unconventional' option, the challenges he may face and his monk-like temperament.2016-12-02 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/RTSUDP4-320x196.jpg2365907316abwrHgC28uE200211Cuban attitudes toward Castro range from devout to cynicalIn the week following Fidel Castro’s death, reactions have been mixed among those who remember his reign or are still influenced by it. For many, Castro was a symbol of Cuba's hope, following the Batista dictatorship, for strong leadership in a new era of prosperity. But for others, his legacy represents unfulfilled promises and relentless control. Special correspondent Nick Schifrin reports.2016-12-02 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/RTSUE0C-320x196.jpg2365907324vnwTrUqKc1k200208News Wrap: U.S. unemployment at a 9-year lowIn our news wrap Friday, the unemployment rate in November hit a nine-year low, dropping to 4.6 percent, as 178,000 new jobs were added and many people stopped looking for work. Also, House lawmakers overwhelmingly backed a nearly $619 billion bipartisan defense bill that would give troops their biggest pay raise since 2010 and prohibit the Pentagon from closing bases or the Guantanamo Bay prison.2016-12-02 18:00:00http://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/RTSRJ2F-320x196.jpg2365907338poDHT439RkY
On this edition for Saturday, Nov. 12, protests against President-Elect Donald Trump continue in cities across the country, and the latest from Iraq in the battle for Mosul. Also, looking ahead to the top priorities of a Trump administration, and predicting the outcome of the election without polls. Alison Stewart anchors from New York.
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